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Walter Crasshole

INSIDER TIP! With whispers of a darkroom in the making, the unpretentious Kneipe-ish Capture Bar has ‘captured’ a slice of gay Gemütlichkeit that can’t be forced - and the colourful underwear wall is a welcome sexy wink to fun times to come! Read more

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Walter Crasshole

Illustration by Agata Sasiuk

Caught between his own slutty ways and a serious crush, the Gay Berliner has to get his priorities straight. Read more

Opinion

With Kino International screening 1989 queer film "Coming Out" on Nov 9, the GDR's first (and only) feature dealing with homosexuality, our columnist chats to Ossis to find out more about the East Berlin gay scene. Read more

Opinion

Robert Borgmann’s Berliner Ensemble adaptation of bad-boy French novelist Michel Houellebecq's 2005 best-seller leaves you feeling like hopping off the island before all the possibilities come to the forefront. Catch it Oct 26-27, Nov 13-14. Read more

Theatre & Dance

Kicking off Oct 22 through Oct 27, the 14th edition of Berlin’s scintillating PornFilmFestival returns with six days of pillow talk, on screen and off. Catch it at Moviemento and Babylon Kreuzberg. Read more

Film

INTERVIEW! Ahead of her debut album release "This Was Inevitable" and concert on Oct 19 at a Neukölln venue named after an obsolete web browser, Rachel Glassberg of Glassberg & The Disasters tells us the inspiration behind her yarn-weaving tracks. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

Alexander Eisenach’s Felix Krull opened this season of the Berliner Ensemble. Believe the lies for yourself Sep 3, 8, 19 and 26. Read more

Theatre & Dance

In the German papers this week: over-worked Berliners, e-scooter protests, new holiday for cyclists, showers for the homeless and more! Read more

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Berlin's Gay Pride aka CSD is this Sat (Jul 27), celebrating 50 years of Stonewall, but if you're over the big one, there are plenty of alternatives that represent the spirit of the original Stonewall. Here's our top tips for a different CSD. Read more

What's On

Having their protagonists covered in it, forced-fed it, or just enjoying a good dog-poo steak, filmmakers have never shied away from challenging the poo taboo. Here are five shit-centric cinematic moments you won’t forget. Read more

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The Gay Berliner’s very gay first decade in Berlin Read more

Zeitgeist

The 14th Xposed International Queer Film Festival rolls out the rainbow carpet from May 9-12 at Moviemento. Read more

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There’s nothing quite as glamourous as an A-list film festival in your own back yard. Unfortunately, this exhibition – charting Berlinale through press photographs – doesn’t do much to make you feel starstruck. Read more

Art & Exhibitions

Walter Crasshole on the world’s first queer gaming exhibit, Rainbow Arcade, on through May 13 at the Schwules Museum. Read more

What's On

Why Walter Crasshole's queer friends’ obsession with the esoteric doesn't quite fly with him. Read more

Opinion

INTERVIEW! About to return to the Berlin stage with his latest, thoroughly danceable fury of an album, Drangsal talks about some of his newfound guilt-free pleasures. He hits SO36 on Nov 16. It's sold out, so scour FB now. Read more

Concerts & Parties

Walter Crasshole on Berlin's 13th Pornfilmfestival, on Oct 23-29 at Moviemento and more. Read more

Film

While the market for female-targeted sex toys is mind-bogglingly vast, when it comes to pleasuring the male organ, there isn't much. Enter Berlin-designed and produced The Ussy. Read more

Insider Tips

Walter Crasshole on politics and dating apps. Read more

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Looking to escape the scorching heat? Here's a few spots where they use the (in Germany) mythical Klimaanlage (air-conditioning). Read more

Zeitgeist

Walter Crasshole goes out to celebrate two long-standing queer institutions Read more

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